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Curriculum vitae

Education:

Ph.D. in Hispanic Literature. Concentration in Colonial Literature. Yale
University. New Haven, CT. 2003.

Yale University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Ph.D. in Spanish Literature, 2003.
Dissertation Title:Enlightenment Images of the Incas
Adviser: Prof. Rolena Adorno

M.A. in Spanish and Portuguese, 2001.
M.Phil. in Spanish and Portuguese, 2001.

Universidade de Lisboa Facultade de Letras

Diploma de Português Avançado, July, 1998.

University of Oregon Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

M.A. in Romance Languages (Spanish and French), 1997.
Thesis Title: “Victoria Ocampo: construcciones de un espacio nacional”

Universidad de Buenos Aires Facultad de Filosofía y Letras

B.A. in Literature with specialization in Literary Theory, 1993.

B.A. in Literature Teaching, 1993.

Alliance Française

Diplôme d’études françaises avancées, December, 1985.

Honors and Awards

Standard Research Grant, SSHRC
Project: " Reading the chronicles during the Age of Revolution"
2011-2014

Nouveaux Professeur Chercheurs, FQRSC
Project: "Reading the Inca Garcilaso de la Vega during the Independence Wars"
2009-2012.

Faculty Travel Grant
McGill University
March, 2009.

Internal Grant
McGill University
February, 2005.

New Researcher Fund
McGill University
September, 2003.

Faculty Travel Grant
McGill University
October, 2003.

Leylan Dissertation Fellowship in the Humanities
Yale University
September, 2001-September, 2002.

Beinecke Summer Fellowship
Yale University
July-August, 2000.

Lenie Morales Prize
Yale University
July, 1997.

Edith Lowman Wile Fellowship
Yale University
September, 1997- September, 1998.

Richard J. Franke Fellowship
Yale University
September, 1997- September, 1999.

Center for the Study of Women in Society
University of Oregon
February, 1996.

University Service

 McGill University
Director of Undergraduate Studies Fall 2009 - Summer 2010.

Member of the Screening Curriculum Committee
October, 2007 - Summer 2010.

Member of the Curriculum Committee
Fall, 2006 - Summer, 2010.
Fall, 2004 - Winter, 2005.

Undergraduate Advisor
Fall, 2004 - Fall, 2005.

Library liaison for the Department of Hispanic Studies
Fall, 2003 - Summer, 2010.

Representative for the Committee of Students Affaires
Winter, 2004 to present day.

Representative for the Curriculum Committee
Fall, 2005 - Summer 2010.

Yale University
Elected Representative for the Graduate Studies Committee
Fall, 2001 - Winter, 2002.

Elected Representative for the Lectures Committee
Winter, 2000.

Other Academic Service

Service des bourses dans la gestion des programmes.
Président du Comité d´évaluation 11 A Littérature / Recherche-création en littérature
Fonds de recherche sur la nature et les technologies de Quebec
February, 2009.

Service des bourses dans la gestion des programmes.
Président du Comité d´évaluation 11 A Littérature / Recherche-création en littérature
Fonds de recherche sur la nature et les technologies de Quebec
February, 2008.

Service des bourses dans la gestion des programmes.
Président du Comité d´évaluation 11 A Littérature / Recherche-création en littérature
Fonds de recherche sur la nature et les technologies de Quebec
February, 2005.

Service des bourses dans la gestion des programmes
Membre du Comité d´évaluation 11 A Littérature / Recherche-création en littérature
Fonds de recherche sur la nature et les technologies de Quebec
February, 2004.

Miembro del Comité Editorial de la Revista de Crítica literaria latinoamericana (Buenos Aires)
Enero, 2004.

Papers delivered at Professional Meetings 

“Norte y Sur: ediciones del Inca Garcilaso y de Fernando de Alva Ixilotchotl en torno a las guerras de la Independencia”
Asociación Canadiense de Hispanistas.
Waterloo University. Kitchener, ON. 29 mai, 2012.

“Dos anotaciones en torno a la herencia”
Panel homenaje a David Viñas.
LASA 2012. San Francisco, CA. 24 mai, 2012.

“Eva Canel y las redes femeninas finiseculares”
Coloquio internacional: Mujeres, circuitos de colaboración y asociacionismo en la cultura y la historia de la América Latina y el Caribe. Casa de las Américas.
La Habana, Cuba, 20-24 february, 2012.

"El deseo de Cecilia" Universitas Castellae. Valladolid, June 23-25, 2010.

“Leyendo Latinoamérica en la Primera parte de los Comentarios reales de los Incas.”
XLV Congreso de la Asociacióon Canadiense de Hispanistas.
Carleton University. Ottawa, Canada. 23-26 May 2009.

“La Primera parte de los Comentarios reales de los Incas 114 años después.”
International Conference ≪Mestizo Renaissance: 400 Years of the Royal Commentaries (Renacimiento mestizo: los 400 años de los Comentarios reales)≫
Tufts University.Organized by: Department of Romance Languages at Tufts University, GRISO-Universidad de Navarra and the International Association of Peruvianists.
Boston, MA. 9-10 April 2009.

“Les Indes Gallantes and the Enlightenment Incas: Beyond Love and the Conquest.”
Canadian Society for Eighteenth Century Studies.
Montréal, Canada. 15-18 October 2008.

“Lecturas iluministas del sistema de quipus.”
XLIV Congreso de la Asociación Canadiense de Hispanistas.
University of British Columbia. Vancouver, Canada. 31 May - 3 June 2008.

“Writing Maps: The Naming War over Eighteenth Century America.”
XXVII International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association (LASA).
Montréal, Canada. 5-8 September 2007.

“El discurso abolicionista inglés en la narrativa antiesclavista hispana.”
Asociación Canadiense de Hispanistas.
York University. Toronto, Canada. 27-30 May 2006.

“La tradition des contes exemplaires dans l’Historia Imperial del Potosí.”
Association canadienne-francaise pour l’avancement des sciences.
McGill University. Montréal, Canada. 15-19 May 2006.

“Les Mille et une Heures: Contes Péruviens: el Inca Garilaso de la Vega through an Orientalist Eye.”
American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies.
Montréal, Canada. 1st April 2006.

“Una America Poética.”
XXVI International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association(LASA).
San Juan, Puerto Rico. 16-19 March 2006.

“The Traveling Inca: Rewritings of the Inca Garcilaso de la Vega’s Royal Commentaries During the Enlightenment.”
Beyond Colonial Studies: An Inter-American Encounter.
Providence, Rhode Island. 4-6 November 2004.

“Un inca español: el Inca Garcilaso de la Vega por Andrés González de Barcia”
Segundo Congreso Internacional de Peruanistas en el Extranjero
Universidad de Sevilla, Fundación El Monte y Asociación Internacional de Peruanistas
Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, 1-4 June, 2004.

“El Inca Garcilaso de la Vega en la versión de Andrés González de Barcia: acerca de la primera reedición de los Comentarios reales de los incas”
Instituto Internacional de Literatura Iberoamericana
University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, 2 –6 July, 2002.

“Acerca de las primeras traducciones del Inca Garcilaso de la Vega”
New England Council of Latin American Studies
Salem State College, Salem, Massachusetts, 3 November, 2001.

Invited Lectures

"De reescrituras y mulatas: de Cirilo Villaverde a Eva Canel en busca del deseo femenino" Université de Laval, 17 de noviembre, 2010.

“Sobre algunas postvidas garcilasianas del siglo XVIII”
First International Interdisciplinary Symposium
Colonial American Studies Association
Georgetown University, Washington DC, 9-11 October, 2003.

“Acerca de la traducción de las Crónicas de Indias”
Coloquio: Hacia nuevas lecturas de textos coloniales.
Université de Montreal, Montreal, 13 February, 2004.